Manfred Steger is Professor of Global Studies in RMIT's Globalism Research Centre. He is also Professor of Political Science in the Department of Political Science at the University of Hawai’i-Manoa, USA.
Professor Steger has delivered over seventy invited lectures on globalisation, ideology and non violence in the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
Professor Steger's academic work has been cited widely in the pertinent literature and translated into twenty languages and includes over twenty books, dozens of articles and book chapters, and numerous reviews
Professor Steger's landmark study 'Globalism: The New Market Ideology' (Rowman & Littlefield) won the American Political Science Association's 2003 'Michael Harrington Award of the New Political Science Section'. Favorable reviews of his work have appeared in numerous academic journals including the American Political Science Review and International Affairs.
His latest book is Justice Globalism: Ideology Crises Policy (with James Goodman and Erin Wilson, Sage Publications 2013). Two of his journal articles on the subject of globalisation and ideology are: From Market Globalism to Imperial Globalism: Ideology and American Power After 9/11, Globalizations, vol. 2 no. 1, 2005, pp. 31-46 and Ideologies of Globalization, Journal of Political Ideologies, vol. 10, no. 1, 2005, pp. 11-30.
He has also acted as a consultant to the US State Department on globalisation and as an advisor on a US public television series on the rise and fall of socialism.
Professor Steger serves on several editorial boards of academic journals and on the advisory boards of several globalization research centers around the world. He has been a recipient of research grants from many institutions, including the Australian Research Council and US National Endowment of the Humanities.
- Theories and Ideologies of Globalisation
- History of Globalisation
- Comparative Political Ideologies
- Comparative Political and Social Theory
- History of Political Thought: Global Traditions
- Modern and Contemporary Political and Social Theory
- Professor of Global Studies, Globalism Research Center, School of Global, Urban and Social Studies, RMIT University
- Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of Hawai’i-Manoa, Honolulu, USA
- International Advisory Board Member, Centre for Religion, Conflict and the Public Domain, Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Groningen, Netherlands
- Academic Advisory Board Member, Government and International Affairs Program, School of Public and International Affairs, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA
- Advisory Board Member, Franciscan Center for Global Studies, Marian College, Indianapolis, IN, USA
- Editorial Board Member of peer-reviewed journals:
- American Political Science Review
- New Political Science
- Journal of Political Ideologies
- Associate Editor, New Political Science
- Affiliated Graduate Faculty, Center for Global Politics, Free University Berlin
- Steger, M. (2014). Approaches to the study of globalization In: Sage Handbook of Globalization, Volume 1, Sage Publications, London, United Kingdom
- Steger, M. (2014). Market globalism In: The Sage Handbook of Globalization, Volume 1, Sage Publications, London, United Kingdom
- Steger, M.,James, P. (2014). A genealogy of globalization: the career of a concept In: Globalizations, 11, 417 - 434
- Steger, M.,James, P. (2013). Levels of subjective globalization: Ideologies, imaginaries, ontologies In: Perspectives on Global Development and Technology, 12, 17 - 40
- Steger, M. (2013). Political ideologies in the age of globalization In: The Oxford Handbook of Political Ideologies, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom
- Steger, M.,Wilson, E. (2013). Globalizing In: Being Sociological, Palgrave Macmillan, United States
- Wilson, E.,Steger, M. (2013). Religious globalisms in the post-secular age In: Globalizations, 10, 481 - 495
- Steger, M. (2013). It's about globalization, after all: Four framings of global studies. A response to Jan Nederveen Pieterse's 'What is Global Studies?' In: Globalizations, 10, 771 - 777
- Wilson, E.,Steger, M.,Goodman, J. (2013). Justice globalism: Ideology, crises, policy, SAGE Publications, London, United Kingdom
- Steger, M. (2012). Ideologies, global In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies Volume II, Sage Publications, United Kingdom
- Globalization and the Formation of Meaning: The Career of a Key Concept. Administered by UWS.. Funded by: ARC Discovery Projects via other University pre-2014 from (2012 to 2014)
- Closing the gap between the wellbeing of Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth: A comparative case study. Funded by: ARC Linkage Project 2009 Round 2 from (2009 to 2012)
- Mapping Justice Globalism: Reassessing the Ideological Landscape of the Twenty-First Century. Funded by: ARC Discovery 2009 from (2009 to 2013)
- Globalizing Indigeneity: Indigenous Cultural Festivals and Wellbeing in Australia and the Asia-Pacific. Funded by: ARC Linkage Project 2008 Round 1 from (2008 to 2011)
3 PhD Current Supervisions